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Branham, Walter R. (Walter Richardson), 1850-1934.

Walter R. Branham, Jr. family papers, 1848-1985

5.25 linear feet (11 boxes), 2 oversized papers boxes and 1 oversized papers folder (OP), and 18 bound volumes (BV)

Papers of the Walter R. Branham family of Oxford, Georgia, including correspondence, genealogical and biographical material, photographs, and scrapbooks. Also contains material related to the Singleton and Blackshear families.

Repository: Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library

Bryan, William Lyle, 1890-1960.

William Lyle Bryan papers, 1908-1960

.25 linear feet (1 box)

Papers of Georgia educator, attorney, insurance executive, and Emory alumnus William Lyle Bryan.

Repository: Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library

Dickey, James Edward, 1864-1928.

James Edward Dickey papers, 1903-1920

.25 linear ft. (1 box) and 1 extra-oversized paper folder (XOP)

James Edward Dickey, a Methodist pastor and bishop, was a graduate and president of Emory College. The collection includes a few items of correspondence from Dickey's tenure as president of Emory College, speeches delivered by Dickey at Emory Commencement and Baccalaureate services, letters and testimonials related to a fundraising campaign for Allen Memorial Chapel on the Oxford campus, and sermon notes. Prominent persons represented in the collection include Warren A. Candler, Yun Ch'i-ho, and several Methodist bishops.

Repository: Emory University Archives

Emory College.

Emory College library records, 1846-1936

31 bound volumes (BV)

The collection is chiefly of records of the Emory College library related to acquisition and circulation of books and periodicals. There are also library catalogs and shelf lists noting the location of materials. The collection also includes a few volumes related to the libraries of the Few Literary Society and Phi Gamma literary society and to Emory University Library.

Repository: Emory University Archives

Emory College.

Emory College financial records, 1834-1949 (bulk 1834-1916)

1.5 linear ft. (3 boxes) and 48 bound volumes (BV)

The collection is chiefly ledgers, cashbooks, receipts, files, and other records from the Office of the Treasurer documenting the financial transaction of Emory College, including disbursements made for faculty and administrator salaries, building projects and maintenance, and income from student tuition, rental properties, investments, and individual subscriptions. There are also a few records of other College officials, including Warren A. Candler, and accounts related to other institutions, including the Education Loan Association and the Technological School which was later incorporated as the Department of Technology.

Repository: Emory University Archives

Emory College.

Emory College general records, 1834-1918

2 linear ft. (5 boxes), 10 bound volumes (BV), and 5 oversize paper folders (OP)

The general records of Emory College consist of an assortment of materials documenting various aspects of the history of the College from its founding in 1836 through the time of its move to the Emory University campus in Atlanta in 1919. The collection includes items relating to events and activities such as commencement; printed material and clippings on the history of the College; writings and other documents of several early presidents of the College; student papers; library records; faculty and student records; and legal documents including a copy of the College charter.

Repository: Emory University Archives

Emory College.

Emory College student organization records, 1839-1932

.5 linear ft. (1 box) and 56 bound volumes (BV)

The collection includes minutes, bylaws, rolls, library records, constitutions, ledgers, and other records of student organizations at Emory College. Records are chiefly those of the Few Literary Society and Phi Gamma Society, literary and debate societies. There are also records of College secret societies and fraternities including the Irinian Society, Mystic Seven, and Kappa Alpha Order.

Repository: Emory University Archives

Emory College.

Emory College faculty records, 1845-1917

0.25 linear ft. (1 box) and 9 bound volumes (BV)

Emory College was founded in 1836 by the Georgia Conference of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Early faculty members included Alexander Means, Gustavus John Orr, Osborne L. Smith, and George W. W. Stone. The collection is chiefly minute books from meetings of the Emory College faculty, 1845-1917. There are also scattered unbound minutes, 1898-1915; typed transcriptions of entries, 1845-1859; and a volume of tributes and memorials to Emory College faculty and administrators, 1874-1915. Minutes concern College policies including matriculation, curriculum, examinations, and the discipline of students.

Repository: Emory University Archives

Emory College.

Emory College Photograph collection, 1868-1898, undated

1.80 linear ft. (5 boxes)

Includes photographs of Emory College faculty and students from 1868-1898.

Repository: Oxford College Archives, Oxford College Library

Emory College.

Emory College records, 1836-1923

19.23 linear ft. (24 boxes)

Contains administrative records, statues and by-laws, annual reports and catalogs, photographs of Emory college graduates, organizations, and faculty, lithographs and copper plate photos, ledgers, and other publications and memorabilia.

Repository: Oxford College Archives, Oxford College Library

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